Category Archives: asian

Shanghai Fried Noodles

This was a fun and easy dish to make.  Make sure you have all of your ingredients ready to go before you begin stir-frying.  The original recipe calls for cooking over high heat but my attempts led to a blaring … Continue reading

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Sweet and Spicy Asian Meatballs

We have been on a meatball kick lately, and this recipe is another great variation.  We used Wei Chuan teriyaki sauce.  I wish I could say what brand of chili sauce we used, but the only English words on the … Continue reading

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Spicy Brussels Sprouts Stir Fry

Each time we make this recipe, we make a few changes.  I think we’ve finally found the find the right combination of ingredients. Spicy Brussels Sprouts Stir FryAdapted from The Local Cook 3 T coconut oil1/2 lb brussels sprouts, halved1 … Continue reading

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Egg Rolls

This is a great recipe that we don’t make very often.  Besides not being very healthy, deep frying is a major hassle.  That said, every once in a while, it is totally worth it, and we decided to celebrate NYE … Continue reading

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Sushi Rolls

Sushi rolls are surprisingly easy to make once you get the hang of them.  The below ingredients are enough for approximately 6 rolls (3 of each kind).  The great thing about sushi is that you can add in whatever ingredients … Continue reading

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Cashew Chicken

My attempts at Asian-style food usually flop, but not this one! To make it a little more hearty, I served it over rice with broccoli and bell peppers sauteed in a little bit of the marinade on the side. This … Continue reading

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